Our Organization

Our Mission

The Ovarian Cancer Alliance of Greater Cincinnati is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to create public awareness to the signs and symptoms of ovarian cancer, to provide support, resources, and education to ovarian cancer survivors and caregivers; and to fund research focused on early detection, survivability, and a cure.


Who We Are

We are a group of volunteers, many of us survivors, who are committed to making a difference for women in the Greater Cincinnati Tri-State area.


Our Partnership with The Cancer Support Community

Cancer Support Community of Greater Cincinnati and Northern KentuckyWe partner with The Cancer Support Community of Greater Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky to support women affected by ovarian cancer. We provide funding and support to the Gynecological Cancer Networking Group as well as the Woman to Woman program.


Board of Trustees

  • Ovarian Cancer Awareness ribbonDianne Weidman, Treasurer
  • Ovarian Cancer Awareness ribbonKaren Herzog, Education
  • Dr. Jack Basil, TriHealth
  • Sara Wilson, OHC
  • Phil Farr
  • Bob Payne
  • Angela Schunk
  • Lisa Schwartz
  • Maryann Lonergan
  • Sophie Lake
  • Andy Walter, Co-Chair
  • Terry Barrett, Secretary
  • Dr. Eric Eisenhauer, UC
  • Dr. Ron Hirth
  • Bill Deters, Attorney
  • Michelle Johnson, CSC
  • Barb Meese
  • Julie Stewart
  • Lisa O'Brien
  • Anissa Dowling

Ovarian Cancer Survivor